Week of November 26th, 2018

"The 3C’s in Life are Choice, Chance, Change. You must make the choice, to take the chance, if you want anything in life to change."
- Unknown

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 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities

Club Opportunities:

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (PT and OT)
November 27th | Proactive Physical Therapy Field Trip | 5-7pm | Come learn what it means to be the owner of a PT clinic and performance center! | If you need a ride, carpool will leave from the east side of the stadium at 4:30pm 

Premedica Club
Next meeting is December 5th | Clark A202 | 6pm

Pre-Dental Club
Next meeting is November 26th | Stadium 1213 | 5-6pm
This meeting will be a potluck and DAT workshop!

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Entrance Exam Prep, Interview Prep, and Scholarships:

Altius Test Prep Options
FREE, Live, Face to Face Tutoring from 95th-100th percentile MCAT Tutors
Learn more here!
F
ull Length MCAT Practice Test and 1 Hour Mentoring Session for $15
Learn more here!
F
REE, 90 day MCAT Course for Students Who Cannot Afford it
This course includes 12 Problem-Based, Interactive Classroom Sessions, 4 Full-Length Exam Review Sessions, and FREE Online Tutoring on Mondays & Tuesdays from 4:00-8:00 PM PST and Wednesdays & Thursdays from 1:00-5:00 PM PST.
Learn more and enroll here!

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Work and Volunteer Opportunities

Key Mentor and Leadership Coach Positions for the 2019-2020 Academic Year
Attending a information session is required in order to be considered. Info sessions are happening:
Nov. 28th | 6-7pm and 7-8pm | Stadium 1207
Learn more about the role and apply here!

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Research Opportunities

10-week summer undergraduate research program
This program is funded and sponsored by the University of Michigan Medical Scientist Training Program. Application is open and closes January 18th, 2019. Learn more and apply here!

Summer Program in Biomedical Research for Underrepresented Students
Application opens November 15th | Learn more here!

RADM Helena O. Mishoe Postbacc Fellowships for Underrepresented Students
Learn more, see eligibility, and apply here!

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Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

SHPEP Webinar - A Look Into the Summer Health Professions Education Program - A free summer career-enrichment opportunity! 
Thursday, December 6th | Register Here!

Regis University Doctor of Pharmacy Virtual Information Sessions
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m
Register here!

Regis University How to Afford your Doctor of Pharmacy Education Virtual Information Session
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 | 1 - 2 p.m
Thursday, December 13, 2018 | 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m
Register here!

St. George's University Why Wait? Initiative
To help take some of the stress out of the beginning of your medical career—and to make the most of your time—SGU has created the Why Wait? initiative. They are paying it forward so you can start the MD program in January, then they will refund the tuition and administrative fees if you are subsequently are accepted and matriculate into an US allopathic medical school the following fall. Learn more here!

University of Colorado Wilderness & Emergency Medicine Pre-Health January Course. CSU students are eligible for a coupon for $150 off registration. Contact your health professions advisor for details.
January 2-13, 2019 | Information here

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Opportunities for Pre-Veterinarian Students:

Behavioral Seminars by Dr. Cheryl Kolus
November 28th | Why Can't We All Get Along? Tips for a Happy Multi-cat Household
December 19th | No It's Not Normal for Cats to Hide All the Time: Help for Fearful Cats
All seminars are from 6-7:30pm and registration is $15 in advance | Learn more here!

Horse Leasing opportunity in Colorado Springs 
Contact Amber Lenze (alenze@rams.colostate.edu) for details

 

Articles of the Week

Once Paralyzed, Three Men Take Steps Again With Spinal Implant from NY Times
- Tips From an Admissions Officer on Interviewing for Medical School from the AAMC

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